The cheapest times to fly from FNT to GFK are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 6th and October 15th)
  • early December

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FNT to GFK is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1091 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $971 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Grand Forks

Flying from Flint, MI (FNT) to Grand Forks, ND (GFK) will usually cost between $977 to $1037 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $974. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $1018. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $44 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $983 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FNT to GFK flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FNT to GFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FNT to GFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FNT to GFK flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Flint. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.83, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $29 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $979. Return trip prices are from the GFK to FNT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FNT to GFK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 18 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from FNT to GFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hector International Airport (FAR) in Fargo, ND

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 64.55% less expensive than GFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See FNT to FAR flights

Destination alternative #2: Thief River Falls Regional Airport (TVF) in Thief River Falls, MN

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 61.65% less expensive than GFK
  • 2-layover flights available

See FNT to TVF flights

Destination alternative #3: James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (YWG) in Winnipeg

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 46.34% less expensive than GFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See FNT to YWG flights


Flight Hacking FNT to GFK

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FNT to GFK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (FNT > MSP > GFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $559
  • Average savings: $425 (43.18%)

See FNT to MSP flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (FNT > ORD > GFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $566
  • Average savings: $417 (42.42%)

See FNT to ORD flights

Hack #3: St. Louis, MO (FNT > STL > GFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $624
  • Average savings: $359 (36.52%)

See FNT to STL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FNT to GFK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Forks International Airport to Bishop International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 735 miles or 1183 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FNT to GFK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FNT to GFK flight is about 2 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Flint, MI and Grand Forks, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from FNT to GFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FNT
Origination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7

Return Airport

Destination code GFK
Destination airport name Grand Forks International Airport
City Grand Forks, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 47.9
Longitude -97.2


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